How to disable Command-Space bar for Spotlight?

This isn't specific to Mavericks. I've had this issue with my previous OSs too. Is there anyway to disable the key combination of Command + Space bar that is used to open the Spotlight menu? I can't tell you how many times I've inadvertently tapped this combination while typing. If you're not looking at the screen, and you trigger this combination, you discover that you have inadvertently entered the last eight or nine words into Spotlight's search field instead of into your document, Mail, etc. Then, in order to get back to your document and leave Spotlight, you must click on it (the document, etc.) and retype those words again. I'd love to find a fix for this! Any help would be very much appreciated!

I had no idea, obviously, how close a solution to this truly vexing issue was! Thank you 100 x's! You REALLY made my day!

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